NSPM News

2020:

October 2020: The Best Tools for Understanding Benefit-Cost Analysis Just Got Better  by Greg Ehrendreich, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance

October 2020: Here’s Why You Should Know About the National Standard Practice Manual ft. Tim Woolf, Synapse Energy Economics on the Energy Nerd Show. Click here for part 2! And part 3!

September 2020: NESP Quarterly September 2020

August 2020: New National Standard Practice Manual for Benefit-Cost Analysis of Distributed Energy Resources – Released by Joe Cullen, Building Performance Association

August 2020: A New Manual Paves the Way for Sound, Consistent, Comprehensive, and Transparent Assessment of Clean Distributed Energy Resources by Tim Woolf, Synapse Energy Economics

August 2020: New National Standard Practice Manual for Benefit-Cost Analysis of Distributed Energy Resources released. View media release.

June 2020: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 6 (corrected July 2020 re: New Jersey article)

March 2020: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 5

February 2020: Measuring Three Rs of Electric Energy Efficiency: Risk, Reliability, and Resilience, an American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy Topic Brief

January 2020: AEE Blog Why a Bandage Fix for Cost-Effectiveness Testing Isn’t Enough by Adam Scheer, Recurve, Jake Millette and Olivia Patterson, Opinion Dynamics, and Julie Michals, E4TheFuture

2019:

December 2019NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 4

December 2019: TRCs and Sugar Cookies – a Holiday Review of Cost-effectiveness Testing Practices by Alaina Boyle, E4TheFuture

December 2019: Utility System Impacts of Energy Efficiency: Taking Nothing for Granted by Greg Ehrendreich, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance

November 2019: Assessing Resource Cost-Effectiveness by Erin Malone, Tim Woolf, and Danielle Goldberg, Synapse Energy Economics

September 2019: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 3

September 2019: Evolving the National Standard Practice Manual by Samantha Caputo, Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships

July 2019: A New Tool to Improve Energy Efficiency Practices, an American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy Topic Brief

June 2019: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 2

May 2019: Sowing the Seeds of Change: REEOs report on NSPM developments in their region, by Cyrus Bhedwar, Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance; Greg Ehrendreich, Midwest Energy Efficiency Association; and Samantha Caputo and Elizabeth Titus, Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships

April 2019: NESP Webinar: Quantifying the Impacts of Energy Efficiency (and Other DERs)

March 2019: NSPM QUARTERLY – NEWSLETTER 1

January 2019: Gliding Into the New Year . . . New Case Studies & Resources Help States to Apply the NSPM, by Julie Michals, E4TheFuture

2018:

December 2018: NSPM Case Studies are now available.

November 2018: Database of Screening Practices (DSP) now available from NESP

October 2018: NSPM: The Role of Evaluation in Carbon Reduction by Samantha Caputo, Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships

September 2018: Cost-Effectiveness Testing Needs a Refresh. The “Minnesota Test” Could be Just the Thing. by Gregory Ehrendreich, Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance

June 2018: Staying Cool with the NSPM: States Wade into Deeper Waters, by Julie Michals, E4TheFuture

June 2018: National Standard Practice Manual in Practice: Arkansas Review of its Cost-Effectiveness Policies, by Kate Lee, Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance

February 2018: NSPM References page goes live. See monthly updates covering North American references of the manual.

February 2018: Advocates, utilities challenge cost-benefit formulas for efficiency by Karen Uhlenhuth, U.S. Energy News

2017:

December 2017: Taking Stock: NSPM Makes Quiet Inroads, by Julie Michals, E4TheFuture

August 2017: Pollinating a Framework for Cost-Effectiveness Testing, by Julie Michals, E4TheFuture

June 2017: A New Lens for Assessing Cost-Effectiveness, by Julie Michals, E4TheFuture

May 2017: New standard practice manual for cost-effectiveness is an indispensable resource, by Martin Kushler, ACEEE

May 2017: Press release announcing the manual’s publication.